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Cape Girardeau, Missouri Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

How to get a passport in Cape Girardeau, MO: Passport Offices & Application Process

Cape Girardeau Main Post Office
320 N Frederick St
Cape Girardeau MO, 63701

In Cape Girardeau, Missouri there is only a single passport office location (e.g. acceptance agent). These passport offices are part of the application process for a new adult or child passport application. The Cape Girardeau passport office clerks are official "acceptance agents" for the Passport Agency and can witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you do not need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent).

In addition to the 1 passport office in Cape Girardeau, there are (191) other passport offices in Missouri from which you can get a passport application sealed at. If you are not needing a passport for at least (4-6) weeks, you can visit the sole passport acceptance agent listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Cape Girardeau, Missouri and Expedited Passport service options for Cape Girardeau.

Local passport offices are typically post offices, county clerk offices, and other government offices (Keep in mind: that not all county clerks, and not all post offices are acceptance agents). These local passport offices don't issue passports; the clerks (acceptance agents) at a local office can witness your signature and "officially" seal your passport application. There is a $35 fee for sealing your application and supporting documentation. Renewals do not need to visit an acceptance agent.

Passport Offices in Cape Girardeau Missouri

Showing the single passport office in Cape Girardeau:

Cape Girardeau Main Post Office

320 N Frederick St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701


Other passport offices near Cape Girardeau Missouri

Clerk of Circuit Court Scott County - Benton - 12.8 Miles
Clerk of Circuit Court Mississippi County - Charleston - 25.4 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Cape Girardeau

These are passport issuing facilities. You will need to make an appointment and present proof of upcoming travel but in most cases, you will be able to get passport renewal, new passports, child passports, or a lost passport replacement Same Day or Next Day.

Arkansas Passport Center - 241.3 Miles
Chicago Passport Agency - 288.5 Miles
Atlanta Passport Agency - 330.7 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 425.3 Miles
New Orleans Passport Agency - 442.1 Miles

Cape Girardeau, Missouri Passport Forms & Application Guides

Getting a passport in Cape Girardeau is easy, it depends on what type of passport application you are doing and how quickly you need it processed. We've written the following passport guides, it doesn't matter if you are in Cape Girardeau or not as the process will be similar regardless of where you are, The standard passport processing times right now are 10 to 12 weeks to receive your passport.

* Anyone applying for a new passport in Cape Girardeau will need to visit a passport office.
* Cape Girardeau isn't near a passport agency, you could try a passport service or arrange to travel to one of the regional offices.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Cape Girardeau

Just a quick note about passport renewals because it will save you a lot of time, money, and hassles. It doesn't matter where you are, if you are in Cape Girardeau or any other city in Missouri or any other state for that matter. If you have your old passport that is in good condition, it expired less than 5 years ago (or hasn't expired yet) and you are an adult - you can simply do your renewal paperwork online at the Department of State / Bureau of Consular Affairs and mail it in with new passport photos. It is currently taking 10-12 weeks standard processing or 4-6 weeks for expedited processing. If you need to renew it faster, you MUST have proof of travel and you must visit a regional passport office yourself, the closest ones to Cape Girardeau are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expeditor.

Passport Service for Cities Near Cape Girardeau

Residents of the following cities that are close to Cape Girardeau can consider using the passport office services in Cape Girardeau for their passport application sealing needs.

Cape Girardeau Missouri, Anna Illinois, Altenburg Missouri, Grand Tower Illinois, Pomona Illinois, Gorham Illinois, Sikeston Missouri, Anniston Missouri, Essex Missouri, Carterville Illinois, Hurst Illinois, Herrin Illinois, Columbus Kentucky, Kaskaskia Illinois, Arlington Kentucky, Parma Missouri, Pittsburg Illinois, Sainte Genevieve Missouri, Brookport Illinois, West Frankfort Illinois

Passport Expediting in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Cape Girardeau. Passport expediting companies charge their own set of fees for their service in addition to the government passport application fee and government expediting fee. The cost gets more expensive the faster your passport is needed and it's actually not any faster than visiting a regional passport office yourself. However, using an expediting service is highly convenient as you won't have to go to a regional passport office yourself (for any DS11 application, you will still need to visit a local acceptance agent to get your documents sealed).

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Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Cape Girardeau simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Cape Girardeau contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:

What is the application process of getting a passport in Cape Girardeau?

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Cape Girardeau and needing a passport is that there is no regional passport office nearby. If you need a passport quickly, you will have limited options. With most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Cape Girardeau.
The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to the only passport office in Cape Girardeau to witness your signature and seal the documents. Wait 10-12 weeks.
For complete in-depth details see: New Passport Application Guide

How fast can I get a passport in Cape Girardeau?

There are a couple of different methods to getting your passport processed, which route you choose will determine how fast your passport will be received. By going to a passport service office in Cape Girardeau, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). There are no regional passport issuing offices within 200 miles. You might want to consider using a private passport courier that can expedite your passport application.

How much does a passport cost in Cape Girardeau?

Unlike drivers licenses and state IDs, passports are a Federal (national) document, it costs the same no matter what city or state you are in, $130 ($165 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $100 ($135 with acceptance agent fee) for child passports. There may be some additional fees and / or expenses that you might need to pay, please see passport fees for an explaination of all passport fees and costs.

Where to get passport photos in Cape Girardeau?

One of the most common questions we get asked is where "where should I get my passport photos taken at?" First, have a look at our in-depth passport photo guide so you know everything there is to know about passport photos. Here are the major stores that take and print passport photos near Cape Girardeau.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.

Walmart Cape Girardeau Supercenter - (0.8 mi)
Photo Center
3439 William St
Cape Girardeau MO 63701
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #3338 - Cape Girardeau - (1 mi)
Kingshighway & Independence
1 S Kingshighway St
Cape Girardeau MO 63703
(573) 339-1700
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #10256 - Cape Girardeau - (1.1 mi)
Photo Center
2161 Williams Street
Cape Girardeau MO 63703
(573) 651-5264
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Cape Girardeau - (1.2 mi)
Town Plaza Shopping Center
2128 William St
Cape Girardeau MO 63703
(573) 334-0309
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Jackson Supercenter - (4.3 mi)
Photo Center
3051 E Jackson Blvd
Jackson MO 63755
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #12581 - Anna - (18.7 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Quarry & Vienna
745 E Vienna St
Anna IL 62906
(618) 833-7236
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Anna Supercenter - (19.1 mi)
Photo Center
300 Leigh Ave
Anna IL 62906
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #9301 - Sikeston - (25.7 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Main & Lake
299 N Main St
Sikeston MO 63801
(573) 471-7048
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #10297 - Sikeston - (25.8 mi)
Photo Center
120 Main Street South
Sikeston MO 63801
(573) 472-2516
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Sikeston, shoppes at Lake Crossing corner of Main Street & Malone - (25.8 mi)
Behind Walgreen's and next to Papa John's Pizza, near Buffalo Wild Wings
223 N Main
Sikeston MO 63801
(573) 471-2055
Price: Cost varies by location

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